DominaNY: "Thanksgiving has nothing to do with genocide/oppression, unless you consider the mere presence of European immigrants in North America to equate to that, in which case, whatevs"Hmm, anti-semitic AND insensitive to reality for millions of Native American's history and rude to women, all wrapped up in big ball of insecurity and lack of ability for critical thinking.Nasty boy, now go flap to your hatred and pathetic sense of superiority.Thanksgiving has EVERYTHING to do with genocide/oppression. DUH.
flondrix: almandot: Jewish calendar. It's a lunar calendar so shifts compared to our solar calendar every year but not starts on the 25th day of the month Kislev every yearSo, how early can Hanukkah get on the Gregorian calendar?
Moonfisher: It's my kid's fifth birthday this year, too. It's going to be a hell of a party.
Valiente: So much for sausage stuffing.
almandot: First day or first night? *to the google-mobile* Chanukah starts the night of Wednesday the 27th. So it's half being early this year and half thanksgiving seeming late this year :P.danfrank: I remember being jealous of the Jewish kids because they were getting presents a couple of weeks before I did, but this seems really early.How is the start date decided anyway?Jewish calendar. It's a lunar calendar so shifts compared to our solar calendar every year but not starts on the 25th day of the month Kislev every year
SithLord: I'd like to see Adam Sandler try to make a song out of that.
flaminio: Behold, the Menurkey:[menurkey.com image 680x520]You are so beau-ti-ful to meeeeeeeeee!
FloydA: brantgoose:Just throwing it out there, like heaving a weasel among the chickens.
danfrank: I remember being jealous of the Jewish kids because they were getting presents a couple of weeks before I did, but this seems really early.How is the start date decided anyway?
aevorea: I'm glad my family isn't Jewish. Thanksgiving is going to be hectic as it is this year - I'm due to give birth to my first child right around Thanksgiving and a family member has taken it upon herself to invite everyone she knows plus the neighbors plus some random homeless people (not really, but very likely at this point) over for Thanksgiving dinner so that people can see the baby.Did anyone ask my significant other or me if we wanted to have THAT many people around when I'm either in the hospital, about to enter the hospital or just leaving the hospital?Maybe if I fake a psychotic break, the hospital will keep me longer ...
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